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Astro Navigation Made Easy By Francois Meyrier

Astro Navigation Made Easy by Francois Meyrier

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Summary

A modern approach to astro navigation. It begins with a brief outline of the solar system and then presents a step-by-step guide to finding your position on the ocean, both with and without a pocket calculator for working out sun and star sights. There are colour illustrations to help novices.

Astro Navigation Made Easy Summary

Astro Navigation Made Easy: Using a Pocket Calculator by Francois Meyrier

Here, at last, is a bright modern approach to astro navigation, for those wanting a little more than just a textbook to pass an exam. First there is a brief outline of the solar system and then a step by step guide to finding your position on the ocean, both with and without a pocket calculator for working out sun and star sights. Best of all are the outstanding colour illustrations to assist novices in star recognition. This book will prove a real boon to anyone struggling with lengthy sight reduction tables, and is a welcome modern addition to the subject.

Astro Navigation Made Easy Reviews

This neat little book shows you how, as long as you have a reasonably complex pocket calculator that you can handle trigonometric functions and their reciprocals Ausmarine (May 2010)

About Francois Meyrier

Francois Meyrier has been practising astro navigation for many years since developing a passion for the subject during his military service in the National Marines. He has taught astro navigation for many years, more recently at the Naval Centre at Glenard. He has skippered boats in all the seas of the world.

Additional information

GOR003051178
9780713662221
0713662220
Astro Navigation Made Easy: Using a Pocket Calculator by Francois Meyrier
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
2003-04-30
128
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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